This modem finishes right behind the ProClass and OPTIMA PC Cards for one-way and two-way throughput speed, as well as features. Its pop-out XJACK connector locks back in for travel, reducing the chance of it snapping off, a common pitfall for PC Cards. The $449 modem ties with Multi-Tech's MT2834LT for the best usability score, but has the second-lowest fax score.

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